PLEASE CHECK HERE FOR UPDATES ON FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE TO BUSINESSES DUE TO COVID-19.
Williamson County received $93,000,000 in funds from the Federal Government's CARES Act to distribute to businesses in Williamson County affected by COVID-19. The following link is the video of the Commissioners Court's Special Meeting. I encourage you to watch the video and note the businesses eligible to receive grants, what the businesses will be required to include with their applications and how/when the funds will be distributed.
Florence, Texas, is a quaint small town, rich with history and friendly folks. Situated conveniently in the Texas Hill Country, Florence is a hidden gem, centrally located to Austin’s night life, shopping of Fredericksburg and Salado, the military history at Ft. Hood, historic square of Georgetown, the Magnolia Silos and Baylor University in Waco, the University of Texas at Austin, Texas A&M at College Station, many state parks, lakes and rivers. Most recently, Florence gained worldwide recognition as “America’s First Hometown", a result of the discoveries at The Gault Archaeological Site. Whether you’re into exploring ancient history, wanting to enjoy a good meal or simply browsing our shops, we welcome you to our hometown!
Attorney Elizabeth McFarland graciously provided us with information on Quality Opportunity Zones. Click here to view this information. Thank you Mrs. McFarland!